June is Fireworks Eye Safety & Cataract Awareness Month
In observance of Fireworks Eye Safety & Cataract Awareness Month, South Jersey Eye Physicians encourages everyone to schedule a comprehensive eye exam. Routine eye examinations are an important part of health maintenance for everyone.
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10,000 Reasons to Leave Fireworks to the Professionals
Every year, about 10,000 people are rushed to the emergency department for fireworks injuries. Ophthalmologists – physicians who specialize in medical and surgical eye care – treat thousands of patients who suffer a range of fireworks-related injuries, from cuts and bruises to damaged corneas, retinas, and ruptured eyeballs.